“Leah’s the one who always tries to remind me to write love songs because, you know, she thinks I’m good at it but also because she knows people enjoy the love songs that I write,” Green says via phone. Over the years I’ve built a knack for that kind of songwriting.”Green now shares his time between Toronto and Nashville, where he and Miller moved a year and a half ago.“So I came up with an idea and wrote If I Should Go Before You — a love so strong that it would outlast death.“I sang it for her and she said, ‘Are you kidding? “Most people buy a cottage up north, we went down south,” Green says. Both Lawrence and Schwebel live there, and previous album The Hurry and The Harm had been recorded in Music City U. A., just an hour-and-a-half flight away from the big T dot.“When I got the new band going, we became really close with them. | Rogers Arena Tickets: From at Ticketmaster Considering Dallas Green is the kind of guy who wears his heart on his tattooed sleeve, it’s only natural to wonder what was going on when he penned the love songs on his latest album, If I Should Go Before You.
Every time I talk about how much I love Dallas Green from City and Colour–his hair, his glasses, his soothing voice, his passion for music, the way his lyrics speak to me–I’m told, “Dallas Green is an asshole.” I’ve never had the pleasure of meeting this beautiful man, but one time I came close.
I was walking down Queen Street West, right near Much Music, in Toronto.
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Some of her notable interviews are Coldplay, Gwen Stefani, Halle Berry, Kanye West, Avril Lavigne, Rihanna, Matthew Mc Conaughey, Fergie, Dallas Green, Alexisonfire, Pink, Lily Allen, Taylor Swift, Hilary Duff, Malin Åkerman, The Pussycat Dolls, Jason Segel and Paul Rudd.